The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District is currently accepting applications for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic. Entry level as well as lateral candidates are encouraged to apply. This is an outstanding opportunity for a dynamic professional to become a valued member of an innovative, progressive, internationally accredited fire district. The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District is an independent Special District in Contra Costa County responsible for providing a high level of emergency and non-emergency services to the communities it serves.
The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District is seeking highly motivated Firefighter/Paramedics who desire to actively support our commitment to providing a high level of service to our community through innovation, training (employees and the community), and cutting-edge technology. We have it all here – residential, commercial, manufacturing, wildland, freeways, EMS, not to mention the occasional pet rescue, which will constantly challenge you and enhance your knowledge and skills.
A Firefighter/Paramedic responds to emergency and non-emergency fire and medical calls in the protection of life and property; operates and maintains vehicles, apparatus, equipment, stations and communication systems; participates in public demonstrations, and performs a variety of other duties as required.
The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District provides an excellent compensation, benefits, and retirement package and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The District is currently reviewing applications for this recruitment. The anticipated start date of the Academy is October 1, 2018. For detailed instructions and information visit either www.governmentjobs.com or the District website at www.firedepartment.org/employment. All candidates must apply online through www.governmentjobs.com.
This is an outstanding opportunity to become part of our dedicated team of professionals and to be actively involved in taking our District forward through participation in projects, committees, training, education, and specialty teams (HazMat, Rescue, CERT). We are committed to personal and professional growth and provide opportunities for you to stay current on training requirements, trends, and technology.
Internal Number: 35193
About San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District
The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District is an independent Special District in Contra Costa County responsible for providing a high level of emergency and non-emergency services to the communities it serves. The District’s service area encompasses approximately 155 square miles, serving the communities of Alamo, Blackhawk, Danville, Diablo, San Ramon, the southern boundary of Morgan Territory, and the Tassajara Valley. The communities are primarily residential, commercial, office park, and controlled manufacturing, along with wildland areas, protected by 10 stations, 187 employees, and 47 volunteers. Financial oversight and strategic policy direction are provided by an elected 5-member Board of Directors.
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